Detroit 9, Cleveland 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 2 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 9 14 1
Cleveland 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
WP: J. Bonderman (5-0)
LP: J. Sowers (1-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left, O. Infante scored
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- V. Martinez homered to deep center, J. Peralta scored
Top 2nd: Detroit
- N. Perez grounded out to shortstop, I. Rodriguez scored, C. Monroe to third
Top 4th: Detroit
- C. Monroe doubled to deep left, I. Rodriguez scored
- C. Granderson singled to right, C. Monroe scored
Top 5th: Detroit
- M. Thames singled to left, G. Sheffield and P. Polanco scored, M. Ordonez to second
Top 9th: Detroit
- S. Casey singled to center, G. Sheffield and P. Polanco scored, M. Ordonez to second
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Infante 3b 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .315
P. Polanco 2b 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .335
G. Sheffield rf 4 3 2 2 1 0 1 .266
M. Ordonez dh 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 .362
M. Thames 1b 3 0 1 2 0 0 1 .256
    S. Casey 1b 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 .282
I. Rodriguez c 5 2 2 0 0 0 3 .296
C. Monroe lf 5 1 2 1 0 2 4 .247
N. Perez ss 5 0 0 1 0 1 4 .149
C. Granderson cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .280
 Totals 40 9 14 9 4 4 17  
 Batting
2B - O Infante (3, J Sowers); C Monroe 2 (16, J Sowers 2); P Polanco (11, T Mastny).
HR - G Sheffield (13, 1st inning off J Sowers 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - G Sheffield 2 (32), N Perez (6), C Monroe (35), C Granderson (28), M Thames 2 (15), S Casey 2 (16).
2-out RBI - C Granderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1, N Perez 2.
GIDP - M Thames.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - N Perez (1, ground ball).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .276
    F. Gutierrez ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .200
J. Peralta ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 4 .302
T. Hafner 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .272
V. Martinez c 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .316
T. Nixon rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .270
R. Garko dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .331
D. Dellucci lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .241
    J. Michaels ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278
J. Barfield 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .236
M. Rouse 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .122
 Totals 35 2 7 2 3 8 13  
 Batting
2B - J Peralta (9, J Bonderman).
HR - V Martinez (12, 1st inning off J Bonderman 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - V Martinez 2 (50).
2-out RBI - V Martinez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Michaels 1, T Nixon 1, J Peralta 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Rouse-J Barfield-T Hafner).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Bonderman (W, 5-0) 6.2 4 2 2 2 6 1 3.27
W. Ledezma 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 4.55
J. Grilli 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 6.66
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Sowers (L, 1-6) 4.0 7 5 5 1 0 1 6.63
T. Mastny 1.0 2 2 2 2 2 0 5.01
F. Cabrera 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.40
R. Betancourt 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.54
J. Borowski 1.0 4 2 2 0 0 0 7.29
WP - J Sowers.
Pitches-strikes - J Bonderman 106-70; W Ledezma 33-22; J Grilli 17-12; J Sowers 63-41; T Mastny 32-18; F Cabrera 27-16; R Betancourt 12-10; J Borowski 22-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Bonderman 8-6; W Ledezma 0-2; J Grilli 2-1; J Sowers 9-3; T Mastny 1-0; F Cabrera 3-2; R Betancourt 1-1; J Borowski 1-2.
Batters faced - J Bonderman 27; W Ledezma 6; J Grilli 5; J Sowers 19; T Mastny 7; F Cabrera 7; R Betancourt 4; J Borowski 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Tony Randazzo.
Time: 3:27. (Plus rain delay totaling 17 minutes in the 9th).
Attendance: 30,268.
Weather: 80 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
CLEVELAND SHORTSTOP JHONNY PERALTA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
DETROIT FIRST BASEMAN SEAN CASEY EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE NINTH INNING.

Updated on Monday, Jun 4, 2007 4:17 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
V. Martinez V. Martinez
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI